For the first time the economy is recovering, we can now invest again. This follows the worst economic crisis; we still have work to do. In Dublin West I have continued to campaign for employment, protect green spaces, and to ensure the community is finally provided with the services it needs.
2003: Co-opted to Fingal County Council. 2004: Elected to FCC - Castleknock LEA. 2007: Elected to Dáil Éireann - party spokesperson for Enterprise, Trade & Employment. 2011: Re-elected to Dáil Éireann, appointed Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport. July 2014: Appointed Minister for Health.